IDG customer survey "Germany's best managed service provider 2019": Konica Minolta takes second place

| 1 March 2019

Konica Minolta IT Solutions has been recognised as Germany's second-best managed service provider in the category of system suppliers with a turnover between EUR 50 and EUR 250 million

Konica Minolta IT Solutions has been recognised as Germany's second-best managed service provider in the category of system suppliers with a turnover between EUR 50 and EUR 250 million. In a recent customer survey conducted by IDG Research Services that was commissioned by the media organisations Computerwoche and ChannelPartner, the company received the second highest number of votes among the surveyed CIOs, IT managers and department heads from a total of 1,155 user companies. Konica Minolta was awarded the mark 1.57 and narrowly missed first place by just 0.01 of a point. The awards ceremony took place as part of the IDG event "Channel meets Cloud" on 28 February in Munich.

Maximilian Fried, Manager Delivery & Competence Center IT Infrastructure (2nd from left) and Bernd Goger, Managing Director of Konica Minolta IT Solutions (2nd from right)

A large number of businesses already rely on the managed services provided by Konica Minolta. Offering a flexible service package, the IT services company provides assistance in maintaining their IT infrastructure, consequently ensuring that their processes run smoothly and as intended and that their systems operate reliably and securely. Thanks to managed services, the burden on IT departments is also markedly reduced.

About Konica Minolta IT Solutions GmbH

The success story of Konica Minolta IT Solutions GmbH, which has lasted over 80 years, is based on professionalism, tireless dedication, high competence and efficiency. Every day, almost 400 employees deal with the concerns of more than 4,000 customers from industry, commerce, services and the public sector.

Our extensive network in Germany enables our employees - irrespective of whether they work at our sites in Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Erlangen, Kiel, Hanover, Hamburg, Neu-Ulm, Munich, Weilheim, Mülheim-Kärlich, Cologne or Siegen – to permanently exchange their technical knowledge and practical experience.

We have been part of the Konica Minolta Group since 2013 and are a subsidiary of Konica Minolta Business Solutions Deutschland GmbH whose head office is in Langenhagen.


About Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH, based in Langenhagen, Germany, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Konica Minolta Inc., Tokyo, Japan. Konica Minolta enables its clients to champion the digital era: with its unique imaging expertise and data processing capabilities, Konica Minolta creates relevant solutions for its customers and solves issues faced by society. As a provider of comprehensive IT services, Konica Minolta delivers consultancy and services to optimise business processes with workflow automation and implements solutions in the field of IT infrastructure and IT security as well as cloud environments. Konica Minolta was awarded the prestigious “Buyers Lab PaceSetter award for Smart Workplace Vision” from Keypoint Intelligence” as the only vendor in its industry thanks to its forward-looking vision of the future of work and investment in innovative technology. Being a strong partner for the production and industrial printing market, Konica Minolta offers business consulting, state-of-the-art technology and software and, in 2017, was the production printing market leader for the tenth consecutive year in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa (InfoSource). The hardware portfolio covers light and mid production as well as industrial printing machines. Konica Minolta Marketing Services provides value added services that intelligently link print and digital marketing in an effective and efficient way. In the healthcare sector, Konica Minolta drives digitalisation of clinical workflows and offers a broad range of next-level diagnostic solutions. Through its Business Innovation Centre in London and four R&D laboratories in Europe, Konica Minolta brings innovation forward by collaborating with its customers as well as academic, industrial and entrepreneurial partners. Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe is represented by subsidiaries and distributors in more than 80 countries in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa. With almost 9,900 employees (as of April 2018), Konica Minolta Europe earned net sales of over EUR 2.37 billion in financial year 2017/18. 

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